Clifton Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:CSBK) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

Zacks has also given Clifton Bancorp an industry rank of 15 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered shares of Clifton Bancorp from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 9th.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in CSBK. Alliancebernstein L.P. grew its holdings in shares of Clifton Bancorp by 28.8% during the 2nd quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 14,304 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock valued at $236,000 after purchasing an additional 3,200 shares during the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP bought a new stake in shares of Clifton Bancorp during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $238,000. Nine Chapters Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Clifton Bancorp during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $257,000. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. bought a new stake in Clifton Bancorp during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $397,000. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. grew its holdings in Clifton Bancorp by 73.3% during the 2nd quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 26,724 shares of the savings and loans company’s stock worth $442,000 after acquiring an additional 11,300 shares during the last quarter. 61.85% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of Clifton Bancorp (NASDAQ:CSBK) opened at $17.08 on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of $376.87, a P/E ratio of 56.93 and a beta of 0.40. The company has a current ratio of 1.27, a quick ratio of 1.27 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.19. Clifton Bancorp has a 1-year low of $15.21 and a 1-year high of $17.94.

Clifton Bancorp (NASDAQ:CSBK) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The savings and loans company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Clifton Bancorp had a net margin of 12.90% and a return on equity of 2.07%.

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About Clifton Bancorp

Clifton Bancorp Inc, formerly Clifton Savings Bancorp, Inc, is a savings and loan holding company that operates through its subsidiary, Clifton Savings Bank (Clifton Savings). Clifton Savings is a federally chartered savings bank. Clifton Savings operate as a community-oriented financial institution offering traditional financial services to consumers and businesses in the market area.

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